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Good evening/day,

I have a male friend that has not filed taxes in the past 5 years. We are approximating around $25k each year. Would anyone be able to supply me with a semi-close figure of the amount due, or at least the annual fees, penalties, etc., to the IRS?

Some information:

Single
No State taxes to pay
Daughter, pays CS for, no physical custody
No deductions, such as a home, etc..
No savings accounts, no interest to claim
Basic really, simple form 1040

Your help will be greatly appreciated
Thank you so very much


Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Barbara Lamar replied 11 years ago.
When you say approx $25,000 do you mean $25,000 income or $25,000 tax due each year?
Customer: replied 11 years ago.
Reply to Barbara Lamar's Post: Hello Barbara,

I meant $25,000.00 (approximately) income per year. It is a seasonal position, so I have no way of knowing the exact total he accrued to this date per year. The reason I am using this figure is because some years will be higher than others. Hopefully I may be somewhat close just to prepare him with an estimated number of what the IRS does charge in penalties, late fees, yearly taxes, etc.. He is in the process of trying to retrieve his past W2's from his employer. Although they are supposed to retain copies, they have yet to produce them. This is urgent in order to resolve another issue that developed in extremely high medical bills from a job related injury without coverage from insurance or workman's compensation.

Thank you so much for taking time to help with my question.

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